Oil Platform Explosion in the Gulf of Mexico. As another oil related issue hits the Gulf of Mexico, we are once again made aware of the dangers and consequences of this industry on the environment. Thursday, September 2, 2010. An oil platform owned by Mariner Energy has exploded in the Gulf of Mexico throwing thirteen people into the water, reports indicate. All thirteen men who fell into the water have been accounted for, according to the U.S. Coast Guard. No injuries were reported. An oil platform owned by Mariner Energy has exploded in the Gulf of Mexico throwing thirteen people into the water, reports indicate.They earlier reported a one mile long and 100 foot wide oil sheen which was spotted at the site of the explosion shortly after authorities responded to the scene, but An oil platform run by Mexicos state oil company Petroleos Mexicanos (Pemex) in the southern Gulf of Mexico suffered what appeared to be an explosion on Monday. Gulf Of Mexico Explosion - Возможность бесплатно смотреть и скачать сотни тысяч Видео Роликов: Клипы Приколы Драки Аварии Спорт Comedy Трейлеры и многие другие бесплатные Видео. New Orleans: An offshore oil platform exploded in the Gulf of Mexico on Thursday morning, injuring one workerNews reports said there was smoke rising from the platform, but it was unclear whether the rig was actively burning or in danger of foundering, or whether the explosion had set off any Workers in pursuit of oil and natural gas in the Gulf of Mexico have been dying in accidents at the rate of one every 45 days since the mid-1990s. No pollution has leaked from a Gulf of Mexico oil platform that exploded in flames and sent 13 workers escaping into the sea, inspectors have said.Explosion on Mariner Energy oil rig in Gulf of Mexico. 3 September 2010. An offshore platform in the Gulf of Mexico exploded on Thursday but company and federal records show it appears to be producing natural gas, not oil. The U.S.
Coast Guard reported that it accounted for all 13 people aboard the rig, which is west of BPs A supply vessel moves near an oil platform damaged by an explosion and fire in the Gulf of Mexico about 25 miles southeast of Grand Isle, La. Four people were transported to a hospital with critical burns and two were missing. — An offshore oil platform exploded and was burning Thursday in the Gulf of Mexico about 100 miles off the Louisiana coast. All 13 workers were rescued from the water, the U.S. Coast Guard said. The explosion aboard the platform, owned by Mariner Energy An explosion off the US coast in the Gulf of Mexico on an oil and gas platform has killed one worker and injured three others. An explosion tore through an oil platform in the Gulf of Mexico on Friday, triggering a fire and injuring at least 11 people, authorities said. He also added that there was no oil prospecting that was happening at the time of the explosion, and that the facility was not damaged. The Gulf of Mexico is home to tens of thousands of abandoned oil wells, as well as the scene of one of the worst oil platform accidents in U.S. history "The platform affected by the explosion produced approximately 40,000 barrels of oil per day.
" Pemex has reportedly faced several accidents in recent years.The latest explosion comes nearly five years after the 2010 oil spill by BP in the Gulf of Mexico. An explosion at an offshore oil-and-gas platform belonging to Fieldwood Energy in the Gulf of Mexico killed one worker and injured three others on Thursday afternoon, according to a U.S. safety agency. All 13 crew members were rescued. a mile-long sheen of oil originating at the second platform explosion is already visible.and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA) would reopen 4,281 square milesof the Gulf of Mexico off the southwestern coast of Louisiana tocommercial and recreational One man is missing after an explosion on an oil platform in Lake Pontchartrain near Kenner, Louisiana, on Sunday evening. U.S. Coast Guard Sector New Orleans received a report from a witness at approximately 8 p.m. of an oil platform explosion. An offshore platform in the Gulf of Mexico exploded on Thursday but company and federal records show it appears to be producing natural gas, not oil. The U.S. Coast Guard reported that it accounted for all 13 people aboard the rig, which is west of BPs An oil platform exploded and sank in the Gulf of Mexico in April 2010, killing 11 workers.BPs Deepwater Horizon costs total 62B. USA TODAY. After explosion, tragedy turns Gulf oil rigs safer. An off-shore oil platform in the Gulf of Mexico has exploded in a massive fireball that killed four workers and injured dozens more. A fire is reported to have broken out after an explosion on board an oil facility off the coast of Louisiana in the Gulf of Mexico. The US Coast Guard said 13 workers were rescued from the burning platform by an oil support vessel and taken to another platform. In this image released by a oil field worker and obtained by the Associated Press, a fire burns on a Gulf oil platform Friday, Nov. 16, 2012, after an explosion on the rig, in the Gulf of Mexico off the Louisiana coast. An explosion on an oil and gas platform in the Gulf of Mexico killed two workers and injured several others Friday, the US Coast Guard said. No one knows yet what caused the explosion, and its unclear whether the platform is in danger of collapsing.Nearly five months after the Deepwater Horizon oil rig exploded in April, many Americans still lack a sense of scale when it comes to offshore drilling in the Gulf of Mexico. A Coast Guard spokeswoman says two workers were injured when a fire broke out on an oil production platform in the Gulf of Mexico. Coast Guard Petty Officer Lexie Preston. An oil and gas platform in the Gulf of Mexico exploded on Thursday in an accident that recalled the worst offshore oil spill in history, though there appeared to be no injuries.explosion. The gases ignited and the platform exploded. 10 workers were killed and 17 were injured. As a result of the explosion the drilling pipe that connected the rig to the ocean floor broke and oil started leaking out into the Gulf of Mexico. Three hundred workers evacuated from platform owned by Mexicos state-run Pemex after explosion early on Wednesday morning. Houston-based oil company Black Elk Energy (BEE) has been convicted of worker safety and clean water act violations in connection with a fatal offshore platform explosion in the U.S. Gulf of Mexico and ordered to pay a 4.2 million fine. Oil platform explosion in Gulf.The explosion comes nearly five months after the Deepwater Horizon drilling rig exploded April 20, killing 11 people and causing oil to gush into the Gulf of Mexico, leading to one of the worst environmental disasters in U.S. history. >>> one day after the big settlement between the government and bp over the worst oil spill in u.s. history , another platform exploded in the gulf of mexico today south of grand isle , louisiana, 11 were injured, two taken to the hospital. two, sadly were missing tonight. this is a production platform , not oops oil gulf of mexico. (Houston Chronicle).Gulf oil platform explodes, burning off La. coast [Boston.com]. 13 rescued in Gulf platform explosion [Houston Chronicle]. (Reuters) - Mexican state-run oil company Pemex said on Wednesday it had evacuated around 300 workers after a fire broke out on an oil platform in the Gulf of Mexico, with local emergency services reporting that at least 45 people were injured. An oil platform owned by Mariner Energy has exploded in the Gulf of Mexico, about 90 miles from Vermilion Bay in Louisiana. An oil platform exploded and caught fire Thursday off the Louisiana coast all 13 crew members were rescued. "> Gulf of Mexico Rig Explosion.gulf-of-mexico-rig-explosion. An oil platform explosion in the Gulf of Mexico forced the crew to dive into the sea and threatened further damage to waters still recovering from the BP disaster.An offshore oil rig explodes in the Gulf of Mexico near the site of the April blast that caused the massive oil spill. An explosion on an offshore oil platform in the Gulf of Mexico early today ignited a fire that caused workers to evacuate into the water, but the U.S. Coast Guard said that all the workers survived and there are no oil leaks reported near the platform. В Мексиканском заливе после взрыва загорелась нефтяная платформа компании Pemex. Известно об одном погибшем и от 16 до 45 пострадавших, эвакуированы около 300 нефтяников.
Blog «Popeye-crew» - maritime news, events marine theme An oil and natural gas platform owned by Mariner Energy Inc. exploded in the Gulf of Mexico about 80 miles south of Vermilion Bay off Louisiana on Sept. 2, and 13 people went into the water, the US Coast Guard in New Orleans reported. Mexican state-run oil company Pemex said at least four people died after a fire broke out on a production platform in the Gulf of Mexico early on Wednesday, sparking the evacuation of around 300 workers. An oil platform explosion in the Gulf of Mexico left one person dead and three injured on Thursday, The Associated Press reported. There are conflicting reports of an oil slick appearing in the Gulf of Mexico as a fire continues to blaze after an explosion on a second oil platform. The blast is believed to have ripped through one of the wells on the Mariner Energy platform One man is missing after an explosion on an oil platform in Lake Pontchartrain near Kenner, Louisiana, on Sunday evening. U.S. Coast Guard Sector New Orleans received a report from a witness at approximately 8 p.m. of an oil platform explosion. RAW: Fire rages on PEMEX oil rig after explosion in Gulf of Mexico. 0 00:22.Oil platform explodes in Gulf of Mexico. A tragic accident happened on Wednesday in the Gulf of Mexico.An explosion at the companys central location in Mexico City resulted in the death of 37 workers in 2013. Working on oil rigs and offshore oil platforms can be dangerous. Fieldwood Energy reported the explosion on their Echo Platform right around 3 p.m. The explosion occurred 12 miles off the coast of Louisiana.Fleetwood dished out 750 million in cash to purchase the SandRidge Energys Gulf Coast and Gulf of Mexico units. Oil platform on which the April 22 explosion, sank in the waters of the Gulf of Mexico off the coast of Louisiana. The US Coast Guard said about the possible dangers of what happened to the environment. These incidents were considered typical for a Gulf platform and were not connected to the April 2010 explosion and spill. The Deepwater Horizon had other serious incidents, including one in 2008 in "BP found "grossly negligent in Gulf of Mexico oil spill". New Orleans Sun. September 4, 2014. Four people killed and dozens injured when a ball of fire erupts sending people running for their lives.